Kieron Pollard

  • 1st ODI: Pollard, Ramdin star as West Indies beat Bangladesh by 3 wickets 3 hours 12 minutes ago

    Allrounder Kieron Pollard hit 89 and Denesh Ramdin chipped in with 74 as the West Indies overcame a disastrous start to beat Bangladesh by three wickets in their opening one-day international at the National Stadium on Wednesday. With five fours and six sixes off 70 balls, Pollard added a critical 145...
  • Pollard, Roach, Taylor back in West Indies ODI squad for Bangladesh Yesterday

    St. John's: Hard-hitting right-hander Kieron Pollard is set to play his first one-day international in more than a year after being named in a West Indies 13-man squad to face Bangladesh in the three-match Dhaka Bank Cup series later this month. The Trinidadian, was sidelined by injury for most of last...
  • Gayle rested, Pollard recalled to T20 squad against New Zealand June 30, 2014

    Bridgetown: Flamboyant opener Chris Gayle has been rested and Kieron Pollard is back in the West Indies Twenty20 squad for the two-match series against New Zealand next weekend in Dominica. The 34-year-old Gayle has struggled with injury in recent months but still managed to score two half-centuries in the ongoing three-match...
  • Best moments from the IPL-7 season June 2, 2014

    Undoubtedly IPL is a big platform for players. Some get paid for their brilliance by getting a call-up to the national fold and some perish with their mediocre performances. Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab paved their way to the IPL-7 final in style. Riding on Manish Pandey's...
  • As it happened: Chennai vs Mumbai, IPL 7, Eliminator May 28, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Pre-match: After scripting a miraculous finish in their last group stage game to earn a place in the play-offs, title holders Mumbai Indians will now face an uphill task against two-time champions Chennai Super Kings. Mumbai, who sealed a last four...
  • IPL 7: Corey Anderson's 95 off 44 takes Mumbai Indians to the playoffs May 26, 2014

    Chasing 190 to win off just 14.3 overs to qualify for the playoffs, Corey Anderson smashed off and Ambati Rayudu played a cameo of 30 off 10 as duo helped Mumbai Indians register a sensational 5-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals in just 14.4 overs. Rajasthan Royals scored 189 in their 20...
  • As it happened: Punjab vs Mumbai, IPL 7, Match 48 May 21, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) IPL-7 will make its debut at Kings XI Punjab's home ground Mohali on Wednesday where, after sealing a playoff berth for themselves, the home team will look to dominate the defending champions Mumbai Indians and end their struggling title defence...
  • IPL 7: Mumbai's slim playoff chances stay alive with win over Rajasthan May 19, 2014

    Mumbai Indians' every-so-slim chances of reaching the IPL-7 playoffs remained alive with a clinical 25-run win against Rajasthan Royals in Ahmedabad on Monday. Michael Hussey's successful return inspired Mumbai's inconsistent batting as his 120-run opening stand with Lendl Simmons took the team to a challenging 178 for 3. It was incidentally...
  • IPL 7: Mumbai look to upset Rajasthan's playoff equation May 19, 2014

    With Mumbai Indians' title defence all but over, the defending champions would like to upset Rajasthan Royals' playoff calculations as the hosts look to strengthen their position in the top four when the two teams clash in Ahmedabad on Monday. Mumbai this year have hardly played like the title-holders and...
  • IPL 7: Starc in no mood to befriend Pollard May 17, 2014

    Smoke is still coming out of the near brawl between Mitchell Starc and Kieron Pollard, with the former in no mood to forget the nasty incident after which both men were fined for their unsportsman-like behaviour. Royal Challengers Bangalore pacer Starc sounded still angry about what happened between him...
  • Courtney Walsh calls for controlled aggression after Pollard-Starc spat May 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Pace legend Courtney Walsh on Thursday said the ugly on-field spat between West Indies allrounder Kieron Pollard and Australian seamer Mitchell Starc during an IPL match was not a pretty sight and called for "controlled aggression" from cricketers. "I was travelling and saw it on YouTube, so I can't say...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL 7, Match 36 May 12, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Mumbai Indians' title-defence slipped further after the defeat against Chennai Super Kings, and now, with just 2 wins in 8 matches, the defending champions find themselves in must-win territory against Sunrisers Hyderabad. Mumbai registered comprehensive successive wins over Kings XI Punjab...
  • IPL 7: Hyderabad beat Delhi by 8 wickets in a rain-interrupted tie May 10, 2014

    The hide and seek played by rain at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Saturday saw Sunrisers Hyderabad sneak home with crucial points against Delhi Daredevils, who now have only a mathematical chance of reaching the playoffs after the 8-wicket defeat. Rain stopped play four times in Match 32 of IPL 7...
  • As it happened: Mumbai vs Chennai, IPL 7, Match 33 May 10, 2014

    For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page. With their campaign back on track after plunging to five straight defeats back in the UAE, defending champions Mumbai Indians will now face two-time title winners Chennai Super Kings in a potentially explosive encounter at the Wankhede Stadium. Mumbai's comprehensive back-to-back...
  • Watch: The IPL-7 fight and catch that went viral May 9, 2014

    Chris Lynn, Kieron Pollard and Mitchell Starc became famous for different reasons in the first half of Indian Premier League's seventh edition. While Kolkata Knight Riders' allrounder Lynn took a stunning catch to help his team beat Royal Challengers Bangalore, an ugly spat between RCB bowler Starc and Mumbai Indians' Pollard...
  • IPL 7, Week-3 Review: Pollard vs Starc and Maxwell again May 9, 2014

    If UAE was fun, India is turning out to be a blast as the game continues to produce moments of brilliance, which at times took an ugly turn with sparks flying and tempers rising. But it's cricket - producing a hat-trick, a dramatic collapse and comeback of the defending champions...
  • IPL 2014: Kieron Pollard, Mitchell Starc fined for ugly spat May 7, 2014

    Kieron Pollard of Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore's Mitchell Starc have been fined for an ugly spat during the IPL match between the two teams at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Tuesday. Pollard has been fined 75 per cent of his match fee for throwing his bat at Starc,...
  • Daniel Vettori not happy with the ugly Pollard-Starc spat May 7, 2014

    Royal Challengers Bangalore coach Daniel Vettori was pained to see the ugly on-field spat between RCB bowler Mitchell Starc and Mumbai Indians' batsman Kieron Pollard in an IPL game here but preferred to wait for the match referee's verdict before apportioning blame. "I haven't had a chance to talk to...
  • IPL 7: Mumbai Indians beat RCB as sparks fly at Wankhede May 7, 2014

    Sparks flew at the Wankhede Stadium on Tuesday where Mumbai Indians' second win of IPL-7 over Royal Challengers Bangalore by 19 runs was marred by an ugly exchange beween Kieron Pollard and Mitchell Starc. MI allrounder Pollard and RCB's Australian bowler Starc almost came to blows during the Mumbai innings before...
  • Watch: The IPL fight between Kieron Pollard and Mitchell Starc May 7, 2014

    Mumbai Indians' West Indian heavyweight Kieron Pollard and Royal Challengers Bangalore's Mitchell Starc almost came to blows in the IPL-7 match at the Wankhede Stadium on Tuesday. After exchanging a few words, Starc came in to bowl his next delivery on which Pollard pulled out. But the Aussie bowled in the...
  • IPL 7: Nice to get off to a win, says Corey Anderson May 4, 2014

    Mumbai: New Zealand allrounder Corey Anderson echoed the relief felt by his Mumbai Indians teammates after the defending champions recorded their first win in the ongoing IPL after five consecutive defeats in the UAE leg. "It's nice to have such a start after a disappointing run in Dubai. We have...
  • IPL 7: Sunrisers Hyderabad win by 15 runs to keep Mumbai Indians winless May 1, 2014

    Mumbai Indians slumped to their fifth straight defeat in IPL 7 as Sunrisers Hyderabad thumped the defending champions by 15 runs in Dubai on Wednesday. After posting a fighting total of 172, Hyderabad bowlers came up with a superb show to restrict Mumbai to 157 for 7. Mumbai started on a...
  • IPL 7: Clinical Delhi win by six wickets to leave Mumbai winless April 28, 2014

    Despite a snail-paced chase of Mumbai Indians' modest 126, Delhi Daredevils managed to inflict the fourth defeat in a row for the defending champions in an IPL-7 match at Sharjah on Sunday. Delhi chased down the modest target of 126 with seven balls to spare, with opener Murali Vijay top-scoring with...
  • IPL 7: Mumbai Indians up against RCB's batting might April 19, 2014

    The ease with which Royal Challengers Bangalore won their previous encounter against Delhi Daredevils has surely sent a statement of intent to the rest of the Indian Premier League sides, and in their second game of IPL 7, the Virat Kohli-led RCB will face defending champions Mumbai Indians in the...
  • IPL 7: Good chance of Mumbai Indians defending their title April 15, 2014

    The reigning Indian Premier League (IPL) and Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) title-holders, Mumbai Indians, will once again be one of the favourites in the seventh edition of cash-rich IPL, though the striking difference between MI of previous six editions and MI of IPL 7 will be the absence of legendary...
  • Centurion Pollard looking forward to IPL April 11, 2014

    Port of Spain: Kieron Pollard has warmed up for the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) with a match-winning century for Trinidad and Tobago in a three-day Caribbean first-class game against Jamaica and says he is now looking forward to the tournament. This was only the Mumbai Indians allrounder's second match after...
  • Kieron Pollard heartened by century after injury April 10, 2014

    Port of Spain West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard says he is heartened by his recent performance which earned him a century and propelled Trinidad and Tobago to within sight of title honours in the Regional Four Day tournament. Pollard's first innings knock of 111 powered T&T to a 145-run trouncing of...
  • Windies' Kieron Pollard set for return after injury March 28, 2014

    Port of Spain: West Indies batsman Kieron Pollard will make a return to first class cricket after being out of action for nearly six months with a knee injury. Pollard has been picked in the Trinidad and Tobago squad which will face Combined Campuses and Colleges athe the Queen's Park Oval...